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      08-06-2013, 07:25 PM   #1
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Patrick BMW Review

Just wanted to share my recent experience at Patrick BMW. I had my PPK installed there last week. They were by far the cheapest (1 hour of labor charged) in Chicago (I got a quote from every dealer) and Matt Page was pleasant to deal with. He even mentioned that he doesn't mind cars with mods such as downpipes and exhausts.

Now it's time to slap on the DP. I think it's pretty much A&L or A-Spec here in Chicago for mod installations. Any suggestions?

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      08-06-2013, 07:56 PM   #2
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Can't go wrong with either of those.
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Went to a&l for a repair a couple of weeks ago and I am VERY satisfied.
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Matt is an awesome guy and definitely looks out for those looking to mod... Always look to him if I have to get any dealer work done.
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Around how much are the shops charging for the DP install?
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Heard Aspec is around $240 depending on how smoothly the install is.
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      08-07-2013, 09:28 PM   #8
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I always was going with my BMW's to Fields but last time they pissed me of, making long story short I was getting vibration while I was driving and they refused to serviced my car saying" you a aftermarket wheels and brakes, go back to stock and come back" wtf. I drove to Patrick and they fix it within an hour, strongly recommend them.
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Just wanted to share my recent experience at Patrick BMW. I had my PPK installed there last week. They were by far the cheapest (1 hour of labor charged) in Chicago (I got a quote from every dealer) and Matt Page was pleasant to deal with. He even mentioned that he doesn't mind cars with mods such as downpipes and exhausts.

Now it's time to slap on the DP. I think it's pretty much A&L or A-Spec here in Chicago for mod installations. Any suggestions?

Thanks!
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A-Spec will do it right away, i was told that A&L needs you to drop off your car and you will have it next day, but this might have changed
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I was actually going to go there and look at a used bmw before I picked up the used 335 from Grossinger Autoplex. Good to know.
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